Stop & Shop and Produce for Kids® Partner to Help Connecticut Children

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Produce for Kids® is launching its annual Get Healthy, Give Hope campaign with 16 major supermarket chains across the country, including Connecticut Stop & Shop stores, to help raise money for local children’s cancer research. Launched May 4, 2012, shoppers like us can support local children’s cancer research programs and get healthy at the same time.  Thanks to the annual ...

Parenting can be tough.

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Last week, my 6 year old came home from school and told me that a child in her class wrote "I hate you (name)" on the whiteboard for everyone to see.  She was very upset for her friend who's name was on that whiteboard, almost in tears as we talked about how that must have ...

8 Tips for Bringing Baby Swimming (#Giveaway)

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Get more swimming in every Sam's® Club Pack of Huggies® Summer's pretty much here (although today is definitely an exception in CT) and with summer comes lots and lots of water play for people of all ages, including babies.  Babies swimming need to have a diaper on, to contain any...um...messes they may produce while in the ...

Can local honey help with seasonal allergies? #ClaritinMomCrew

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If you have seasonal allergies, or have someone in your family who suffers from them, you've probably researched ways to help relieve allergy symptoms.  When it became apparent a few years ago that my little guy suffered from seasonal allergies, one of the first things I did was start researching effective remedies.  My kids are ...

Twinkle Twinkle Little Rockstar releases “Lullaby Versions of The White Stripes” #Giveaway

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Twinkle Twinkle Little Rock Star just released “Lullaby Versions of The White Stripes” offering instrumental lullaby versions of 12 favorite tracks.  This is one of the 67+ instrumental compilations TTLRS has done with lullaby versions of popular music. I'm actually not familiar with The White Stripes, but looking around on the TTLRS site, there are many, many albums ...

Suzy Sirloin offers natural, hormone free beef

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With all of the press surrounding beef lately, it's more important to me than ever to find the safest, most natural products to feed my family.  The "pink slime" just grosses me out, and left us feeling like we'd been failing our family.  It was perfect timing when Suzy Sirloin reached out to ask if ...